Papagomo ordered to pay Anwar RM800,000

Blogger Papagomo or Wan Muhammad Azri Wan Deris has been ordered by the Court of Appeal to pay damages of RM800,000 to Anwar Ibrahim. The appellate court today dismissed his appeal against the quantum and decision by the Kuala Lumpur High Court which found him to have committed libel.


Defamation lawsuit [Anwar Ibrahim v. Wan Muhammad Azri Wan Deris]
Defamation suit on politicians over various accusations.

Directly implicated parties

Wan Muhammad Azri Wan Deris
UMNO Youth member known by his blog name of Papagomo

Indirectly implicated parties

Implicated parties through circumstantance

Disclosing Parties

Anwar Ibrahim
Dato' Seri Haji Anwar bin Ibrahim is the 10th Prime Minister of Malaysia. He is a Malaysian politician is the Opposition Leader since May 2020 and the President of the People's Justice Party since November 2018. Previously he served as Finance Minister from 1991 until 1998.



Malaysiakini,  (05 Dec, 2015).  Papagomo ordered to pay Anwar RM800,000.  Retrieved 30 Jan, 2021,  from